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Trading Standards

The GTA Trading Standards are a critical tool for anyone purchasing, selling, trading, brokering or operating in the commercial grain industry. They are reviewed annually by the GTA Standards Committee with significant input from industry. 

2017/2018 Trading Standards

Section

GTA Produced Trading Standards  

1

Guide to the GTA Grain Trading Standards 

 

 

 

GTA Standards Explanatory Memorandum

 

 

 

GTA Trading Standards Database

 Database User Guide 

2

Grains

Wheat Statement of Standards 

 

 

 

Wheat Standards Booklet 

 

  Wheat Variety Master List 
  Wheat Standards Chart 

 

 

Barley Standards Booklet 

 

  Barley Standards Chart 

 

 Sorghum Standards Booklet 
  Sorghum Standards Chart 

 

 

Oats Standards Booklet

 
  Oats Standards Chart 

 

 

Cereal Rye and Triticale Standards Booklet 

 

  Cereal Rye and Triticale Standards Chart 

 

 

Maize Standards Booklet

 

  Maize Standards Chart 

Section

Other Industry Produced Standards

 

3

Oilseeds

Australian Oilseeds Federation Standards 

AOF Standards Explanatory Memorandum

4

Pulses

Australian Pulse Trading Standards 

Pulse Australia Standards Explanatory Memorandum

5

Fodder

Fodder Trading Standards

6

Birdseed

Birdseeds Purchasing & Export Market Standards

7

Animal Proteins

Animal Protein Standards

8

Organics

National Standard for Organic & Bio-Dynamic Produce

9

By Products

Milling By-Products & Fibre Standards

10

Fats & Oils

Fats & Oils Standards

11        

Problem Identification                     

Visual Recognition Standards Guide 2017-2018 edition

VRSG - Mobile Friendly version

 

 

Seed Impurities of Grain - Visual Identification Guide

Grain Impurities Guide - Mobile Friendly version

 

 

Insect Pest Visual Identification Guide

Submissions re 2017/2018 standards

The Standards Committee called for Round 1 industry submissions on the 2017/18 GTA Standards via Member Update 3 of 17  and Round 2 submissions were sought via Member Update 06 of 17.  Round 1 & 2 submissions can be viewed here.

 

 

2016/2017 Trading Standards

SectionGTA Produced Trading Standards  

1

Guide to the GTA Grain Trading Standards 

 

 

 

GTA Standards Explanatory Memorandum

 

 

2

Grains

 

 

 Wheat Statement of Standards  
 Wheat Trading Standards Booklet   
 

WQA - Wheat Variety Master List

  

 

Barley Trading Standards Booklet   
 

Sorghum Trading Standards Booklet

  

 

Oats Trading Standards Booklet

 

 

 

Cereal Rye and Triticale Trading Standards Booklet

 

 

 Maize Trading Standards Booklet   
Section

Other Industry Produced Standards

 

3

Oilseeds

Australian Oilseeds Federation Standards

 

4

Pulses

Australian Pulse Trading Standards

 

5

Fodder

Fodder Trading Standards

 

6

Birdseed

Birdseeds Purchasing & Export Market Standards

 

7

Animal Proteins

Animal Protein Standards

 

8

Organics

National Standard for Organic & Bio-Dynamic Produce

 

9

By Products

Milling By-Products & Fibre Standards

 

10

Fats & Oils

Fats & Oils Standards

 

Section

Problem Identification

 

11

Visual Recognition Standards Guide 2015-2016 edition

Seed Impurities of Grain - Visual Identification Guide

Insect Pest Visual Identification Guide

Additional Barley Defect Images - Harvest 2016/17 only